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Cost Strategy Analyst Sr Princ

Job ID: 2115007
Location: REMOTE WORK, AL, United States
Date Posted: Oct 15, 2021
Category: Business Development
Subcategory: Cost Strategy
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


We are seeking a Senior Cost Strategist with an engineering or technical background to be a key member of our proposal team within the National Space and Security Sector. This position will focus on shaping our solutions / price estimates into competitive and compelling price proposals for key strategic opportunities. The ideal candidate will have a deep knowledge of Federal Contracts Acquisition Processes, the critical nature of pricing strategy / basis of estimate modeling and its significant impact on the ability to win and execute opportunities. 
·    Integrate with proposal team members to comprehend the opportunity requirements, budget, contract type, evaluation criteria, customer risk and award tendencies.
·    Lead the overall business solution/pricing approach and BOE modeling.
·    Coordinate/manage mapping the RFP (SOW/PWS, CLINS, and CDRLs), Level of Effort (LOE) and Basis of Materials (BOM) estimations, skill mix, leveling, and time phasing inputs with SAICs SME's, Technical Architects, and Operations Leads for inclusion into SAIC BOE models.
·    Work with solution architects in interpreting proposal requirements, estimating the level of effort and other direct costs, tools and materials.
·    Coordinate with SAIC Procurement Operations to support pricing negotiations with subcontractors to ensure best value is obtained and subcontractor and vendor quotes are aligned with the overall pricing strategy. 
Integrate pricing strategy and tactics into basis of estimates to achieve price competitiveness / financial expectations 


Bachelors and fifteen (15) years or more of related experience; Masters and thirteen (13) years or more experience; PhD or JD and ten (10) years or more experience.
COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $155,001 - $165,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


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